7 great DIY garden projects to save for long weekends

The sky's the limit on the long weekend. From day-long tasks to fun ideas for kids, try these ideas to brighten gardens big or small this weekend.

Spending time in the garden is a brilliant way to de-stress and unwind over the weekend. Garden projects can be a fun, rewarding way to spend weekend time with your family - whether you are fashioning a useful planter for a new veggie patch, tidying up the yard and ticking off odd jobs, or simply creating little pockets of intrigue within your garden space.

Here, we've put together seven ideas to fill up your Easter long weekend. 

A vertical garden

Follow Charlie Albone's vertical garden how to, here

A timber retaining wall

Follow Charlie Albone's retaining wall guide, here

Create a new garden bed

Follow our guide to well-planted and tidy garden beds, here

Update your pots and planters

Check out these top tips for a stylish update. 

Make a garden path

New to paving? Follow this essential paver by paver guide

Create a compost

Here are six essential compost tips

Grow leafy greens

Follow Paul West's guide to growing greens, here.

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